On September 20th the Milky Holmes girls Suzuko Mimori, Sora Tokui, Mikoi Sasaki, and Izumi Kitta) and Milky Feathers (Ayasa Itou and Aimi) will be presenting a look at the past and future of the comedy series in a special Milky Holmes First Live (Ni-kai Me!) ~ Welcome to Second Stage ~ kickoff event and performance. Get a look after the jump.
Want to turn your Nendoroid collection into a pajama party? The Nendoroid More blog gave PVC fans a glimpse at two new bodies that can do just that. Get a look at the pictures after the jump.
The new TV ad for Futari wa Milky Holmes serves to reintroduce fan trepidation that the franchise will focus on Kazumi (Aimi Terakawa) and Alice (Ayasa Itō)'s first year junior detectives of the Milky Feathers, with not enough insane hijinks from Sherlock "Sheryl" Shellingford (Suzuko Mimori), Nero Yuzurizaki (Sora Tokui), Hercule "Elly" Barton (Mikoi Sasaki), and Cordelia Glauca ( Izumi Kitta). Get a look after the jump.
Ikumi Nakagami, who recently made a name for herself as Girls und Panzer's Yukari Akiyama, has landed herself a new role, playing Yokohama Keiko Totsukawa, a traffic cop Keiko Totsukawa, disciple of the returning, Yoshino Nanjō voiced Kokoro Akechi. Kazuyuki Okitsu (JoJo's Jonathan Joestar is also on board as Shion, the older brother of Milky Holmes' understudy. More after the jump.
A third comedy caper Detective Opera Milky Holmes anime has been slated for summer. Formerly super powered girl detectives Sherlock Shellingford, Nero Yuzurizaki, Hercule Barton and Cordelia Glauca will be joined by the new Kazumi and Alice. Meanwhile, the principal Milky Holmes cast have been revealed to be voicing the main My Little Pony cast in a Japanese dub. More after the jump.
As reported, anime voice actress unit Milky Holmes will release their own brand of rice called "Milky Rice" at Okome Matsuri (Rice Festival) 2012 in Yokohama on November 18th. The members actually visited a rice field in Minamiboso-city in Chiba prefecture to harvest the rice by themselves. Check the photo report by the members after the jump!
Rice is one of the most important food crops in Japan. Many anime/manga franchises have collaborated with famous rice brands (remember One Piece rice?). Popular anime voice actress unit Milky Holmes will release their own brand of rice called "Milky Rice" at Okome Matsuri (Rice Festival) 2012 in Yokohama on November 18th. Hit the jump for more details.
Bishoujo mystery spoof Tantei Opera Milky Holmes will be back with a new special. The official Holmes twitter account relayed the news from a Budokan live event that Milky Holmes: Painting of Five Opera Alternate ONE hits Japanese TV this summer. More after the jump.
Goodsmile Company's Mikatan blog has shown off the super deformed Nendoroid figure of Milky Holmes rival Kokoro Akechi. The Genius 4 investigator along with her Segway, siren, golden mask, and two alternate faces will be included in a limited edition of Tantei Opera Milky Holmes 2 for the PSP. Check it out after the jump!
A BigGlobe.jp Anime One user set up a poll to gauge below-expectation anime series from the winter 2012 season. Hit the jump to see if you were similarly disappointed!
Nico Nico is now listing three winter series: Senki Zessho Symphogear, Detective Opera Milky Holmes 2, and High School DxD on the anime portion of their website. Read on for more details. [Updated]
Good Smile Company's Mikatan has revealed the final Nendoroid in Milky Holmes' core quartet, Cordelia Glauca, and a set of Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth's Yune, Claude and Alice has been scheduled for April. These, and the Nendoroid of Madoka Magica's Mami recreating a famous attack, after the jump.
Trading card game anime series Cardfight!! Vanguard will have a second season, it was recently announced. Of course, this will be accompanied by more cards as well. Hit the jump for more info, plus sketches from artist Akira Itō and a taste of Milky Holmes.